Phone-Hacking Lawsuits Continue to Stack Up

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A host of British celebs, including Fergie, the Duchess of York, and ex-Boyzone singer Keith Duffy, have joined the queue to sue Rupert Murdoch’s News International for phone-hacking. Forty new cases in this round of civil suits brings the number of outstanding cases to 121, following 58 settlements earlier this year. Apologize, write a check, repeat.